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Latest models

We have 32 owner reviews for the latest Volkswagen Golf:

  • Average owner rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4

    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Does just about everything that my previous 2003 Golf Sport did and a lot more safety features. I do miss...

    Bought the version with tan leather seats and I blo*dy love it. Having had a long history with VW's, right...

    I’ve been a keen driver since the 70’s, 10 years before I took & passed my test in the eighties...

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  • Average owner rating: 4.5 out of 5 4.5

    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Until now, the Golf GTi is the car I've just never got around to owning, and after the first few...

    Fantastic car. Goes like the clappers and is huge fun to drive. As I'm a tall driver (6'3" with long...

    The only car to replace a GTi with, is another. DSG is supreme and the adaptive chassis brings almost limo...

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  • Average owner rating: 4.4 out of 5 4.4

    Our most recent reviewers said:

    This car is perfect for the non-fashion conscious but discerning owner. As the saying goes "Beauty is in the eye...

    It is not a Golf. Only the idiots in Milton Keynes have ruined it by calling it that. Mine...

    I chose the GT version as it came with many extras. The car was sold as used, but it was...

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Older models

Hatchback (1,168 owner reviews)

2013 onwards

  • Average owner rating: 3.9 out of 5 3.9
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    i bought the car with 12miles on it. we did not drive fast or give full throttle the first 3000...

    opted out of having compnay car, and wanted something smaller and more fun to drive. brought golf GTD, which so...

    BUYER BEWARE! This car's electrics are prone to faults. The car is known to stall or not start at all due...

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  • Average owner rating: 4.8 out of 5 4.8
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    The Golf R is the best car I have ever owned in 45 years of motoring.It is perfectly usable as...

    I have owned three golfs since 2012 the first a three door 2011 GTI manual which was a dream...

    I picked up my Golf R last week and its been a revelation. If you bear in mind I sold...

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2009 - 2016

2004 - 2009

1997 - 2005

  • Average owner rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Running an 18 year old car as a main driver and using it for international trips with the family is...

    My 2003 VW Golf was bought from Isaac Agnew Volkswagen in March 2003 for my wife. in June the wing...

    Bought the car in November 2003 from our local VW dealer, the experience from buying to collecting was very good,...

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1992 - 2001

1981 - 1993

Estate (53 owner reviews)

2009 - 2016

  • Average owner rating: 3.4 out of 5 3.4
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Brought this in 2018 with 103k Miles. Now with exactly 140k 19 months later we have replaced a few consumables...

    Good car, drives well. Done 11k miles in it so far. Have been using shell v power diesel for about...

    Very large boot, fullsize spare wheel, and roof rails make this excellent for carrying loads...

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2004 - 2009

1997 - 2005

  • Average owner rating: 3.8 out of 5 3.8
    Our most recent reviewers said:

    Complete service history. Bodywork is perfect - not a touch of rust even under the wheel arches. 98k on the...

    Despite having covered an eyebrow-raising mileage, the Golf really is rather good. Admittedly, the turbo's a bit lazy, the synchromesh,...

    Spacious, comfortable and incredibly economical - much better than the published figures. It average...

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1992 - 2001

Convertible (35 owner reviews)

2009 - 2016

1992 - 2001

1981 - 1993

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